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territory
trust territory
resources
prime minister
premier
parliament
high commissioner
governor
economy
colonial
assembly
imports
exports
Balance of Trade
developed
Congress
legislature
Federated
commonwealth
free association
protectorate
independent
politics
culture
geography

Indian Independence Movement Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What movement began in 1857 and lasted until 1947? Independence Movement
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political control over another country Colonialism
Ruled India 60% directly and 40% indirectly through native princes British
Political party founded in 1885 National Congress
Primary leader of the Indian Independence Movement Mahatma Gandhi
First prime minister of India Nehru
Nehru believed in what kind of democracy? Parliamentary
According to Nehru, what was the best resolution to use for restoring law and order? Force
Gandhi believed in a self-____ economy sufficient
Gandhi is known for advocating non________ Violence

State and Local Government Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The legislative body of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Virginia Gerneral Assembly
A legislature with two bodies. Bicameral Legislature
One of two parts in the VGA, the other being the Senate of Virginia. Virginia House of Delegates
The upper house of the Virginia General Assembly. Virginia Senate
The elected head of a state in the US. Governor
The executive officer of a state who is next in rank to the governer. Lieutenant governor
The lawyer of the state. Attorney general
A public authority or governmnet agency responsible for exercising autonomous authority over some area of human activity. Regulatory agency
Composed of the most senior appointed officers of the executive branch of a state government. Cabinet
The highest court in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Virginia Supreme Court
The capitol of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Richmond
A system of government in which entities such as states or provinces share power with a national government. Federalism

Civics and Citizenship Word Search

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Description

Seperation of powers
Monarcary
Britian
Constitution
Referendum
Australia
Federation
Magna Carta
Legaslative
Judicial
Executive
Local
State
Federal
Red
Green
Premier
Queen
Governor General
Prime minister
Democracy
Government
House of Representatives
Senate
Parliament

parliament Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the greater number. majority
a legislative, elected body of government parliament
commonwealth parliament canberra
State parliament victoria
a group of countries or peoples united by a common interest commonwealth
the activities associated with the governance of a country or area. politics
having two chambers or houses, especially of a law-making body bicameral
the senior permanent official who advises on procedure and records the decisions of the house. clerk
the joining together of two or more groups or parties, usually to form a government or opposition coalition
the set of basic rules by which a country or state is governed constitution
a formal discussion in which different views are put to arrive at a decision debate
a way of governing a country in which the people elect representatives to form a government on their behalf democracy
the branch of government which carries out or administers the laws executive
having to do with the national Parliament or government rather that state parliaments or governments federal
the forming of a nation by the union of a number of states federation
representative of the Queen in a state of the Commonwealth of Australia Governor
the second largest political party or coalition of parties after the government party in the House of Representatives opposition
the head of the national government, the chief minister in some countries, including Australia prime minister
a matter that has been referred to a parliamentary committee for consideration. reference
a law made under the authority of an Act of Parliament
 regulation
a vote by all voters on a question referendum
the signing of a bill by the Governor-General, which is the last step in making a bill into an Act of Parliament, or law royal assent
One of the two houses of the federal Parliament of Australia, which has 76 Senators senate
a member of the Australian Senate senator
a parliamentary period which starts on the first day of sitting after an election session
a proposal for a new law which has been presented to Parliament bill
system of government originating in Britain westminster system
the committee of senior ministers responsible for controlling government policy. council
the greater number majority
choosing someone to hold public office or some other position by voting. elected

Government of Canada Crossword

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Crossword
Description

This level of government is responsible for our drivers license Provincial
This consists of three parts: the Queen, the Senate and the House of Commons. Parliament
It is a ruling body government
everyone has a say. they all have a voice democracy
in this monarchy, a king or queen acts as Head of State. constitutional
Our___ is David Johnston governor general
Justin Trudeau is our new... Prime Minister
there is 19 ministers in.. Cabinet
a system of democratic governance of a state Parliamentary System
when the legislators are divided into two separate assemblies Bicameral
in charge of deciding the meaning of laws Judicial Branch
a deliberative assembly Senate
located on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. House of Commons
1 system of government Federalism
consists of Congress and the fifty state legislatures. Legislative Branch
this part of our government is responsible for passports Federal
Provincial Responsabilities include: Education
Parliament includes: senators
Cabinet ministers are known as MP'S
Highest court supreme
profession of being a politician politics
government of a country administration
controlled by the government managed
government that is ruled by a single leader Autocracy
Elizabeth II Queen

Latin American Government Word Search

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Description

distribution of power
ceremonial
head of state
political party
constitution
monarchy
assembly
legislative
executive
cuba
mexico
brazil
prime minister
president
congress
parliament
unitary
confederation
federal
autocracy
democracy
oligarchy

Causes of the American Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who Won the Battle of Kettle Creek Elijah Clark
One of the founding fathers Button Gwinett
Rebel Heroine Nancy
slave that fought with the whigs Austin Dabney
encounter of the American Revolutionary War in 1779 Siege of Savannah
comprised the North American theater of the worldwide Seven Years' War of 1756–63. French and Indian war
was issued October 7, 1763, by King George III following Great Britain's acquisition of French territory in North America Proclamation of 1763
Passed by the British Parliament on March 22, 1765. Stamp Act
harsh laws passed by the British Parliament in 1774. Intolerable Acts
name given to a minimum of two Acts of British Parliament in the local governments of the American colonies Quartering Act
signed the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Georgia and also served as the second Chief Executive of Georgia George Walton
Hall County is named after him Lyman Hall
managed the Colonial war effort and moved incrementally towards independence, adopting the United States Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Second Continental Congress
eclaration of statehood is an assertion by a defined territory that it is independent and constitutes a state. Declaration of independence
American colonists who remained loyal to the British Crown during the American Revolutionary War. Loyalists
Conservative Party Tories
Fought for american rights Patriots

Parliament Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a system of government by the whole population or all the eligible members of a state, typically through elected representatives. democracy
The highest legislature, consisting of the Sovereign, the House of Lords, and the House of Commons PARLIMENT
A formal and organized choice by vote of a person for a political office or other position ELECTION
The head of an elected government; the principal minister of a sovereign or state PRIME MINISTER
A proposal for a new law, or a proposal to change an existing law that is presented for debate before Parliament BILL
The chief representative of the Crown in a Commonwealth country of which the British monarch is head of state GOVERNOR GENERAL
The upper house of the bicameral Parliament of Australia, the lower house being the House of Representatives. SENATE
The system of rules which a particular country or community recognizes as regulating the actions of its members and which it may enforce by the imposition of penalties. LAW
A year as reckoned for taxing or accounting purposes FINANCIAL YEAR
One of the two houses of the federal Parliament of Australia, whose Members are elected on a population basis HOUSE OF REPRESENTATVES
One of the two houses of the federal Parliament of Australia, whose Members are elected on a population basis PARLIAMENT HOUSE
The second chamber in a two-chamber Parliament; for example the Senate is the upper house in the federal Parliament UPPER HOUSE
The Australian Government's council of senior Ministers of the Crown, responsible to Parliament CABINET
A vote exercised by the Speaker or certain committee chairs only when the votes for and against a proposal are equal CASTING VOTE
The room in which sittings of Parliament are held CHAMBER

Canadian Government Word Search

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Word Search
Description

official opposition
leader of the opposition
vote
speaker of the house
supreme court
representative
reading
prime minister
parliament
page
monarch
legislation
law
commons
branches
government
municipal
provincial
federal
elect
debate
constituency
senate
clerk
citizen
chamber
capital
cabinet
bill
amend

Imperialism Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a territory that a colonial power ruled directly through colonial officials colony
African country that remained independent via their military Ethiopia
a soldier from colonial India under the direction of a British Commander sepoy
one of the inspirations for Westerners to colonize China gold
effort by the Righteous and Harmonious Fists to expel foreigners from China Boxer Rebellion
largest colonial power in Africa England
little buddy of the USA in Africa...remained independent Liberia
British adventurer who made millions in gold and diamonds in Africa Cecil Rhodes
pride in your country, support of its policies, and feeling of superiority nationalism
acronym for the motives of imperialism name
meeting where Europeans agreed on how to divide up the African continent Berlin Conference
had to inform others that you wanted part of Africa Article 34
lead European leaders at the Berlin Conference Otto von Bismark
author of White Man's Burden Rudyard Kipling
colony with its own government but policies guided by a foreign power protectorate
time between 1800-1914 when countries set out to control foreign lands Age of Imperialism
political, economic, social, military control of another country imperialism
a region where an imperial power has exclusive economic and trading control sphere of inluence
amount of input Africans had at the Berlin Conference zero
competition by Europeans to claim part of Africa Scramble for Africa
poem advocating "westernization" of Africa and other non-industrialized areas White Man's Burden